A Nightmare in History by Miriam. Chaikin
The Holocaust 1933-1945.

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Traces the history of anti-Semitism from biblical times through the twelve years of the Nazi era, 1933-1945, and describes Hitler's plans to annihilate European Jews by focusing on the Warsaw Ghetto and the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camps. Also discusses the continuing effort to remember the horrors of the Holocaust.

About Miriam. Chaikin

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Miriam Chaikin is the prize-winning author of more than 30 books for young readers. She lives in New York City and spends part of each year in Israel.
Published January 1, 1987 by Clarion Books.
Genres: Young Adult, Children's Books, History, Education & Reference, Literature & Fiction, Travel. Non-fiction

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Marshall), written after he visited the concentration camp in Ohrdruf during liberation: ""I made the visit deliberately, in order to be in a position to give first-hand evidence of these things if ever, in the future, there develops a tendency to charge these allegations merely to 'propaganda.'"...

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Aided by archival photographs, Chaikin presents in 12 fact-filled chapters a stirring portrait of an unforgettable period.

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